Aurora Rising
Books in series3
UNABRIDGED
(4.0 based on 304 ratings)
  • 1
    Starshine: Aurora Rising, Book One | G. S. Jennsen

    Starshine: Aurora Rising, Book One

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 17 mins)
    • By G. S. Jennsen
    • Narrated By Pyper Down
    Overall
    (161)
    Performance
    (148)
    Story
    (146)

    The year is 2322. Humanity has expanded into the stars, inhabiting over 100 worlds across a third of the galaxy. Though thriving as never before, they have discovered neither alien life nor the key to utopia. Earth struggles to retain authority over far-flung planets and free-wheeling corporations while an uneasy armistice with a breakaway federation hangs by a thread as the former rebels rise in wealth and power.

    A double standard in reviews

    This was a very good read, fast-paced with very good tech, a good and interwoven storyline with excellent twists and turns. I am looking forward, impa..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 15 2014 by W. Morgan Rockhill (Pittsburg, NH USA)
  • 2
    Vertigo: Aurora Rising, Book Two | G. S. Jennsen

    Vertigo: Aurora Rising, Book Two

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 13 mins)
    • By G. S. Jennsen
    • Narrated By Pyper Down
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (81)
    Performance
    (75)
    Story
    (74)

    The year is 2322 and humanity is under attack. An engineered war between rival superpowers escalates even as the shadowy Metigen armada begins attacking colonies on the frontiers of settled space.

    Not sure how I got started but...

    I'm likely in this for the long haul. Not that I'll rush out and buy book three as soon as it comes out, but I imagine I'll pick it up at some point. ..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 19 2016 by Nick ()
  • 3
    Transcendence: Aurora Rising, Book 3 | G. S. Jennsen

    Transcendence: Aurora Rising, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 10 mins)
    • By G. S. Jennsen
    • Narrated By Pyper Down
    Overall
    (62)
    Performance
    (54)
    Story
    (54)

    What does it mean to be human? What if the price of saving humanity is giving up your own?

    A great conclusion to the Aurora rising trilogy

    G.S. Jennsen is fast becoming my favourite guilty pleasure. Her books are just so much fun to read.

    One criticism I have is that with the exc..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 23 2015 by Shawn (Barrie, Ontario, Canada)